Paul Thagard works and related works

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A. Primary Sources

  • Thagard, Paul. Computational Philosophy of Science. London: MIT Press, 1988.

  • ___________. “Computational Models in Science and Philosophy”. In The Handbook of Formal Philosophy. Edited by S. O. Hansson and V. F. Hendricks, 457 - 467. Berlin: Springer, 2018.

B. Secondary Sources

  • Thagard, Paul, and Litt, A. “Models of Scientific Explanation”. In The Cambridge Handbook of Computational Psychology. Edited by R. Sun, 549 – 564. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008.

  • Thagard, Paul and Holyoak, K. “Discovering the Wave Theory of Sound: Induction in the Context of Problem-Solving” Proceedings of the Ninth International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Los Altos: Morgan Kaufmann, 610 - 612, 1985.

  • Thagard, Paul and Nisbett, R. “Rationality and charity”. Philosophy of Science, no. 50 (1983): 250 - 267.

  • Thagard, Paul. “Rationality and Science”. In Handbook of Rationality. Edited by A. Mele and P. Rawlings, 363 - 379. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

  • ___________. “Computation and the Philosophy of Science”. In The Digital Phoenix: How Computers are Changing Philosophy. Edited by T. W. Bynum and J. H. Moor, 48 – 61. Oxford: Blackwell, 1998.

  • ___________. “Parallel Computation and the Mind-body Problem”. Cognitive Science, no. 10 (1986): 301 - 318.

  • ___________. “The Best Explanation: Criteria for Theory Choice”. Journal of Philosophy, no. 75 (1978): 76 - 92.

  • ___________. “Frames, Knowledge, and Inference”. Synthese, no. 61 (1984): 233 - 259.

C. Other Sources

  • Grim, Patrick. “Computer Modeling in Philosophy: Editorial Introduction to the Topical Issue”, Open Philosophy no. 2 (2019): 653 – 656

  • Grim, Patrick. “Modeling Epistemology: Examples and Analysis in Computational Philosophy of Science”. In Spring Simulation Conference, SpringSim 2019 Proceedings, IEEE 2019. Edited by A. Del Barrio, C. J. Lynch, F. J. Barros, X. Hu and A. D’Ambrogio, 1 – 12. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2019.

  • Grim Patrick, Joshua Kavner, Lloyd Shatkin, and Manjari Trived. “Philosophy of Science, Network Theory, and Conceptual Change: Paradigm Shifts as Information Cascades”. In Complex Systems in the Social and Behavioral Sciences: Theory, Method, and Application. Edited by Euell Elliot and L. Douglas Kiel. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2021.

  • Grim Patrick, Aaron Bramson, Daniel J. Singer, Steven Fisher, Carissa Flocken and William Berger. “Philosophical Analysis in Modeling Polarization: Notes from a Work in Progress”. In Complexity and the Human Experience: Modeling Complexity in the Humanities and Social Sciences, American Philosophical Association Newsletter on Philosophy and Computers 12 (2012). Edited and Reprinted by Paul Youngman and Mirsad Hadzikadik, 7 - 15. Pan Stanford, 2013.

  • Jeremiah A. Lasquety-Reyes, “Computer Modeling in Philosophy: Towards Computer Simulations of Virtue Ethics”, Open Philosophy, no. 2 (2019): 399 – 413

  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm. "Opuscula Mathematica." In Mathematische Schriften. Edited by C. Gerhardt, vol. 7. Berlin: Weidmann, 1875.

  • Scheller, S., Merdes, C. and Hartmann, S. “Computational Modeling in Philosophy: Introduction to a Topical Collection” Synthese, no. 114 (2022): 200

  • Schilpp P., ed., Albert Einstein: Philosopher-Scientist. La Salle: Open Court, 1949

  • Seliner Evan, William Braynen, Robert Rosenberger, Randy Au, Nancy Louie, and John Connelly. “Reducing Prejudice: A Spatialized Game-Theoretic Model for the Contact Hypothesis”. In Artificial Life IX: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Artificial Life. Edited by Jordan Pollack, Mark Bedau, Phil Husbands, Takashi Ikegami, and Richard A. Watson, 244 - 250. MIT Press 2004.

  • Shults F. LeRon, “Computer Modeling in Philosophy: Computer Modeling in Philosophy of Religion”, Open Philosophy, no. 2 (2019): 108 - 125

  • Smead Rory and Forber Patrick. “Computer Modeling in Philosophy: Signals and Spite in Fluctuating Populations”, Open Philosophy, no. 2 (2019): 137 - 146